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ZIP Code 12538

Primary City:Hyde Park, NY (View All Cities)
County: Dutchess County
Timezone: Eastern (9:33am)
Coordinates:41.79, -73.89
ZIP (~4 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 12538

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 12538. In addition to the primary city for a ZIP code, USPS also publishes a list of other acceptable cities that can be used with ZIP code 12538. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 12538, you should not use any of the cities listed as unacceptable. Choose from the primary or acceptable cities when mailing your package or letter.

Primary city:
Hyde Park, NY

Stats and Demographics for the 12538 ZIP Code

ZIP code 12538 is located in southeast New York and covers a slightly less than average land area compared to other ZIP codes in the United States. It also has a slightly less than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 12538 are primarily white. The number of young adults is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also a slightly higher than average number of single adults and a slightly less than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 12538 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 14,578
Population Density 553 people per sq mi
Housing Units 5,674
Median Home Value $243,700
Land Area 26.38 sq mi
Water Area 0.20 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 5,289
Median Household Income $70,599

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 39Male Median Age: 37Female Median Age: 41

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male33632341578883745132036641951956745241432322821713293
Female276370375810707371345345467553526502464375311246191144
Total6126937901,5981,5448226657118861,0721,093954878698539463323237

Gender

 Male 7,200 49%
 Female 7,378 51%
Gender

Race

 White 12,756 87.5%
 Black Or African American 811 5.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 21 0.1%
 Asian 408 2.8%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 2 0.0%
 Other Race 259 1.8%
 Two Or More Races 321 2.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner14263575914818626421119
Renter14830123931324913511242
Total1625648141,2271,067761533161

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,602 49%
 Single Guardian 767 15%
 Singles 1,525 29%
 Singles With Roommate 395 7%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 3,824 72%
 Households with Kids 1,465 28%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male70806462656557597776837189968010191181335269
Female487462458161747480797470718110081101208320257
Total118154126107146126131133157155157141160177180182192389655526

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 12538 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes and universities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 12538 were primarily built in the 1950s or the 1970s. Looking at 12538 real estate data, the median home value of $243,700 is high compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 12538 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 12538 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 12538 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 12,706 87.2%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 9 0.1%
 Nursing Facilities 103 0.7%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 1,666 11.4%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 94 0.6%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 2,522 44%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,228 22%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,539 27%
 Households Vacant 385 7%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 130 33.8%
 Rented & Unoccupied 11 2.9%
 For Sale Only 78 20.3%
 Sold & Unoccupied 9 2.3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 73 19.0%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.3%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 83 21.6%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 24 2%
 1 Bedroom 635 41%
 2 Bedroom 514 33%
 3+ Bedroom 368 24%
Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

Cost of Monthly Rent Including Utilities

Cost of a Studio Apartment

Cost of a 1 Bedroom

Cost of a 2 Bedroom

Cost of a 3+ Bedroom

Employment, Income, Earnings, and Work

The median household income of $70,599 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 12538 is likely to be one of the nicer parts of town with a more affluent demographic.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 12538 can expect to fall in that range. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 4,553 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,866 33%
 No Earnings 3,277 28%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Sources of Household Income

Percent of Households Receiving Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Household Investment Income

Percent of Households Receiving Investment Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Household Retirement Income

Percent of Households Receiving Retirement Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 4,553 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,866 33%
 No Earnings 3,277 28%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 5,822 86.9%
 Public transportation 142 2.1%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 13 0.2%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 444 6.6%
 Worked at Home 279 4.2%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The area has some of the highest percentages of people who attended college of any ZIP.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 348 8%
 High School Graduate 1,882 44%
 Associate's degree 526 12%
 Bachelor's degree 801 19%
 Master's degree 520 12%
 Professional school degree 61 1%
 Doctorate degree 93 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,492 81.2%
 Enrolled in Private School 265 14.4%
 Not Enrolled in School 80 4.4%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 12538

ZIP Code 12538 is in the Hyde Park Central School District. There are 10 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 12538.

Hyde Park Elementary School
4327 Albany Post Rd
Hyde Park, NY 12538
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Hyde Park Central School District
Haviland Middle School
23 Haviland Rd
Hyde Park, NY 12538
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Hyde Park Central School District
Netherwood School
648 Netherwood Rd
Hyde Park, NY 12538
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Hyde Park Central School District
North Park Elementary School
1593 Route 9g
Hyde Park, NY 12538
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Hyde Park Central School District
Ralph R Smith School
16 Smith Ct
Hyde Park, NY 12538
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Hyde Park Central School District
Franklin D Roosevelt Senior High School
156 South Cross Rd
Hyde Park, NY 12538
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Hyde Park Central School District
Regina Coeli School
4337 Albany Post Rd
Hyde Park, NY 12538
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Millennial Kingdom Family School
30 Mansion Dr
Hyde Park, NY 12538
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Private
Kinderhaus Montessori of Hyde Park
17 Crum Elbow Rd
Hyde Park, NY 12538
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Ridge School
1 Church St
Hyde Park, NY 12538
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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